Member-led Breakout Sessions (Part 1)

Association of Metropolitan Planning Organizations

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Wednesday, October 18, 2017
8:45 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. EDT

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Overview

In this session, participants will break into two to three groups based on MPO size, budget, or other defining factors.  A facilitator will lead each group in an open discussion of critical MPO issues and opportunities and record the main discussion points on flip charts.  The facilitators will provide each breakout group with a set of administrative, policy, and technical issues and encourage participants to address additional subjects. This breakout session will provide an excellent forum to meet peer MPOs and learn about each other’s planning challenges and successes.  Part 2 of this session takes place on Thursday morning.

Speakers

Matt Johns

Confirmed Speaker

Matt Johns is the Executive Director of the Rapides Area Planning Commission. Read More

Corey Hull, AICP

Confirmed Speaker

Since 2008, Mr. Hull has been employed by the Southern Georgia Regional Commission, a regional planning organization. Mr.Hull’s responsibilities include oversight of Metropolitan and Rural Transportation Planning activities, Transit Operations and Environmental Planning programs for the Regional Commission. Mr. Hull and his staff operate an 18­county regional ... Read More

Amanda Wilson, AICP

Confirmed Speaker

Amanda Wilson, AICP Program Manager North Central Texas Council of Governments Amanda Wilson has been working for the North Central Texas Council of Governments, the Metropolitan Planning Organization for the Dallas-Fort Worth area, since 2002. She has managed the Transportation Department’s Public Involvement & Government Relations team since 2009. Prior to this position, Amanda served as a Transportation Planner focused on legislative affairs. Amanda and her team are responsible for public involvement activities such public meetings, community fair participation, social media, videos and newsletters; media relations activities including media ... Read More

Regina Aris

Confirmed Speaker

Regina Aris, Assistant Director of Transportation Planning, Baltimore Metropolitan Council. The BMC serves as staff to the federally designated Metropolitan Planning Organization, the Baltimore Regional Transportation Board. The BRTB represents 2.8 million residents in the Baltimore region, which sits on the western shore of the Chesapeake Bay. As Assistant ... Read More

Contact Info

General Staff Account CM, staff@ampo.org